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Thumb MRI & Sports injuries of the thumb

Posted by Steve Sweriduk

Sports related thumb injuries are relatively common. These injuries can involve bone, joints, tendons, ligaments, or muscles. They can be quite incapacitating since the thumb is responsible for 50% of hand function

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Tags: hand, Pedroia injury, MRI, tear, sports

MRI of a thumb? What does an MRI of a thumb look like?

Posted by Lisa Campisi

As we gather around the water cooler there was lots of chatter about the Red Sox Disabled List. Naturally, the question came up “What does a torn adductor muscle of the thumb look like?” 

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Tags: hand, Pedroia injury, MRI